ELSMERE, KY (FOX19) - A man indicated he was affiliated with the police to lure a 12-year-old girl into the wooded area of a park in Elsmere and sexually assaulted her, according to the Elsmere Police Department.
The unknown man told the girl that unless she cooperated, she would be arrested, according to officials.
Police said after the assault, the man was last seen walking northbound on Lytle Avenue toward the railroad tracks.
He was described by investigators as a 30 to 40-year-old white man, 5' 9", chubby, pear shaped with a "beer belly," curly "orange" hair that's medium length, "orange" curly beard, light complexion and unclean crooked teeth.
The man has full sleeve tattoos on both arms and was wearing tan/khaki shorts with pockets, a black tank top with a batman logo, a navy blue baseball cap with unknown logo and rounded wire frame glasses. He was also pulling a medium sized, black suit case with wheels.
Anyone who can identify this suspect or has information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Elsmere Police Department at 859-342-7344.